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The Speyside Scotch Whisky Distillery

The Speyside Distillery, Glen Tromie, Kingussie, Inverness-shire PH21 1NS
Tel: +44 (0)1540 661060

The Speyside Distillery General Information
Current Owners click text for detailsSpeyside Distillers Co. Ltd.
Location Highland
Water source River Tromie
Stills 1 x wash still and 1 x spirit still
Capacity per year 600,000 Litres
Status Active/Producing
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The Speyside Distillery History
1895 Drumguish distillery established.
1911 Drumguish distillery closed.
1962 George Christie, a noted Scottish entrepreneur and whisky enthusiast, decided to build a new distillery opposite the location of the old Drumguish Distillery. Christie hired Alex Fairlie to begin construction on a new distillery, which took nearly 30 years to complete.
1987 Building completed
1990 First distillation at The Speyside Distillery.
2000 Speyside Distillers sold to private investment group
2001 Speyside 10 year old launched
2013 Sold to Harvey's of Edinburgh
2014 New range launched

The Speyside Distillery Comments
Original Drumguish Distillery 1895 – 1911, stood opposite new distillery
The new distillery was built by "dry stane dyking", a centuries old method which was practised by a small number of craftsmen.
Scott’s Selection, is a line of independent bottlings from Speyside Distillers Co. Ltd. featuring rare single malts from some of Scotland’s finest distilleries.
King’s Crest 25 Year Old Blended Scotch Whisky is also bottled by Speyside Distillers Co. Ltd.

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